Mars Lander Succumbs to Winter - NYTimes.com
Farewell, Phoenix, thou good and faithful servant.
(tags: space planets science astronomy news)
Deep Secrets of 'The Daily Show' - City Room Blog - NYTimes.com
"Mr. Remnick asked the writers and producers what a typical day at "The Daily Show" is like…
Lin leads Harvard to 82-70 upset over No. 17 BC - College Basketball - Rivals.com
Score one for the smart kids. Don't talk to me about Maryland.
(tags: sports basketball)
Michael Nielsen Â» Three myths about scientific peer review
"The myth that scientists adopted peer review broadly and early…
For Lean Budgets, a Plug-and-Play Solar System - Green Blog - NYTimes.com
You know you're a physical scientist when "Plug-and-Play Solar System" suggests something like "... then you put Jupiter here, and you're all set. See, they're orbiting already! And it's open-source, so it's free." Sadly,…
As Shuttle Program Ends, Dreams of Space Linger - NYTimes.com
Most of the scientists I know would be thrilled to see humans exploring space, landing on Mars, for example -- they just don't think that science should pick up the check. Many of them were suspicious of the shuttle, both because of the…